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From: John Cartmell <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] RES: Brilliant!
Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2008 19:08:18 +0100
In article <002001c8cf0f$ab115cc0$>,
Ricardo Costa de Oliveira <> wrote:
> We are in a scientific list and the naming of America is a documented
> historical fact.
> Amerigo Vespucci wrote letters from his voyages to the New World that had a
> very important impact in the Old World describing the new lands.
Except for those with a good reason to believe that the continent is named
after a Welshman from Bristol!
Facts are slippery things as those of us involved in genealogical research
know only too well. ;-)
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